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Ailey/Fordham B.F.A. in Dance Performance Benefit


Fordham hosts a performance by the students of the Ailey/Fordham BFA Program in Dance to benefit the Denise Jefferson Memorial Scholarship Fund. The 11th Annual Ailey/Fordham B.F.A. Scholarship Benefit will celebrate the life and work of Denise Jefferson.

Thursday, March 10, 2011 | 7 p.m. (5:45 p.m. pre–performance cocktail reception)

Pope Auditorium | Lowenstein Center | Lincoln Center Campus

In the last 12 years of her life, Denise dedicated much of her energy to the development of dancers in the Ailey/Fordham BFA Program in Dance. The University will remember and celebrate Jefferson in this performance. The proceeds will make it possible for Denise Jefferson’s’s dreams to continue in the training of exceptionally gifted dancers in the Ailey/Fordham program.

Ailey/Fordham B.F.A. Benefit Committee
William F. Baker, Ph.D.
Clifton Brown
Elizabeth Burns, FCLC ’83
Andrew H. Clark, Ph.D.
Patricia Dugan, FCLC ’79
Amanda Hearst, FCLC ’08

Tickets required. Register Online

For event information, please contact Jill Logan at (212) 636-6440.

To support the Ailey/Fordham BFA program, please contact Rodger Van Allen at (212) 636-6562 or [email protected].


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